Monthly Archives: October 2015

Mount Kilimanjaro Climb in Memory of Dominic Ogden, 1959 – 2015

Written on October 22, 2015 at 4:02 pm, by

Most of you are aware that we lost a valued colleague and friend in July. Dominic Ogden battled several illnesses over the years without complaint, and he passed away from complications caused by his rheumatic lungs. Rheumatoid arthritis affects more of the body than many people realise, and Dominic began suffering with it at the  Continue Reading »

CIC East Midlands launches BE INSPIRED

Written on October 20, 2015 at 1:33 pm, by

The East Midlands regional committee, in partnership with Nottingham Trent University, has launched the BE INSPIRED challenge – in the style of Dragons’ Den meets The Apprentice! The BE INSPIRED challenge invites students at Nottingham Business School and the School of Architecture Design and the Built Environment to join forces to produce a 3 minute  Continue Reading »

IDE Regional Midlands Regional Meeting: Solihull

Written on October 16, 2015 at 2:38 pm, by

The IDE Midlands Regional Meeting (CPD event) held at The Oak Hotel in Solihull on the 8th October 2015 was a well-attended meeting of existing and potential IDE members. The event, hosted by DSM Demolition Ltd, attracted over 30 attendees and all were treated to two informative presentations. The first presentation was given by Mr Stuart Butler who  Continue Reading »

Estimator wanted Down-Under

Written on October 12, 2015 at 3:19 pm, by

Australia’s leading Industrial Demolition, Deconstruction and Remediation Company is currently seeking an Estimator for a position within their Head-office in Sydney. Liberty Industrial undertakes Demolition, Deconstruction, Civil Remediation and Mine closure Consultancy Services for the Mining, heavy industrial, power generation and oil and gas sectors throughout Australia. The majority of our projects are outside the  Continue Reading »

IDE Autumn Seminar 2015

Written on October 7, 2015 at 9:55 am, by

The Institute of Civil Engineers at One Great George Street in Westminster, London recently played host to the Institute of Demolition Engineers Autumn Seminar. The exquisite venue welcomed Demolition professionals from all four corners of the UK to a day of networking and industry related speeches.  Delegates to the main hall were welcomed with trade stands  Continue Reading »

The All Party Parliamentary Group for Excellence in the Built Environment Inquiry into the Quality of New Build Housing in England CALL FOR EVIDENCE

Written on October 5, 2015 at 12:29 pm, by

The All Party Parliamentary Group for Excellence in the Built Environment is pleased to announce its 4th Inquiry, which will look at the Quality of New Build Housing in England and examine the potential for improving every aspect of the product handed over to new home-owners. This subject is of special significance in the wake  Continue Reading »

Worsley Plant Shortlisted for CIWM’s Sustainability & Resource Awards 2015

Written on October 1, 2015 at 1:28 pm, by

The shortlist has just been announced for the Sustainability & Resource Awards, organised by CIWM (Chartered Institution of Wastes Management) on behalf of the industry.  Worsley Plant are delighted that the newest innovation in their product range – the REMU Crossover Bucket (XO for short) is up for the M6 Vehicle Hire Best Innovation in  Continue Reading »

IDE Explosive Experts in Charity Challenge

Written on October 1, 2015 at 12:03 pm, by

Last week in an Italian restaurant in Glasgow explosives experts Dick Green and William Sinclair sat talking with Mike Kehoe about Dick’s upcoming presentation at the IDE Seminar at One Great George Street on Friday 25th September. As usual there was a bit of “demolition banter” in the conversation which ended with William setting Dick  Continue Reading »

World Demolition Summit: Annual industry showcase – Amsterdam

Written on October 1, 2015 at 11:56 am, by

Conference presentations from USA, India, Denmark, Italy, UK and more 51 shortlisted award entries from 35 companies in nine countries Event takes place in Amsterdam on 6 November, 2015 This year’s World Demolition Summit (WDS), the 7th to be held, promises to be the most international in the event’s history, with conference presentations from four  Continue Reading »